MAKHACHKALA, April 22. /TASS/. About 40 hotels, more than 3 thousand people prepared in Dagestan for the participants and guests of the European championship of 2018 in wrestling, which will be held in Kaspiysk. About this TASS said the head of the press service of the Ministry of tourism and folk arts and crafts of the Republic of Natalia Zakriyeva.

“For the championship of Europe in wrestling we provide 38 hotels with approximately 1.7 million of the three-thousand bed-places. Of these, ten identified hotels for VIP guests. All hotels, their staff is ready to welcome guests,” said Zakriyev.

According to her, most of the hotels are located in Makhachkala and Kaspiysk, they are located near the sports complex where the competitions will be held.

“In the framework of the championship of Europe of the Ministry of tourism of the Republic has prepared three tourist routes in areas such as Makhachkala, Derbent, Gunib and. All, including the guides, the finished . Together with them will work and volunteer translators, who will be also in the placement of guests and participants of competitions”, – said the Agency interlocutor.

She added that in the days of competitions in the Republic will be held fairs and exhibitions of creativity of the craftsmen.

“Large-scale exhibition of national crafts of Dagestan will take place on may 1 in Makhachkala on the ground in front of the Russian drama theatre. Gorky. It is planned to involve about 50 of the craftsmen who will also conduct master classes,” said Zakriyev.

European championship wrestling will be held from 26 April to 6 may in Kaspiysk. There will be competitions according to the manumission, female and Greco-Roman wrestling. The championship will be held in the Palace of sports and youth of a name of Ali Aliyev, who rekonstruiruet the standards of UWW. Participation in the tournament will be attended by athletes from over 30 countries.